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Projects and energy in Vietnam

Allen & Overy LLP

Allen & Overy LLP’s practice encompasses a broad spectrum of project finance, development and energy-related transactions, covering power, natural resources, and oil and gas, as well as refineries, mining, metals and minerals, and infrastructure. The team is also increasingly active in the renewables sector, regarding onshore and offshore wind power, in addition to LNG power. Its impressive client roster includes export credit and multilateral agencies, financiers, and investors and developers. Managing partner Adam Moncrieff jointly leads the practice alongside Duc Tran; Moncrieff has a thriving practice advising financiers, sponsors and service providers on thermal and renewable power projects, while Tran is a strong M&A and banking lawyer, who has expertise advising banks on energy-related transactions, and supports clients on matters regarding Vietnam’s PPP framework. Senior associate Thuy Huynh is another key member of the team, assisting lenders and sponsors on domestic and cross-border financings.

Practice head(s):

Adam Moncrieff; Duc Tran

Other key lawyers:

Thuy Huynh


‘The team is in-country and especially for Vietnam, the coordination and understanding of the local nuances for both M&A and project legal activities are quite beneficial. The team is also very supportive in terms of coordination with offshore deal team.’

‘The team has great strength in its global network.’

‘Adam Moncrieffis is very knowledgeable about the local market and brings a high level of expertise, specifically on deal structuring.’

Key clients

Athena Energy Holdings

Siam Commercial Bank Public Company Limited

responsAbility Investments AG

Renova Inc.

Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

Asian Development Bank

Japan Bank for International Cooperation

Korea Trade Insurance Corporation

Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation

Marubeni Corporation


Landesbank Baden-Wuerttemberg

The Export-Import Bank of Korea

Sumitomo Corporation

Work highlights

  • Advised LBBW on multiple ECA covered loans in relation to wind projects in Vietnam.

Frasers Law Company

Frasers Law Company’s practice is praised for its ‘expertise in the power sector and in financing matters’; which extends across various sectors, including coal, oil and gas fired plants, solar, wind and hydro-electric plants. It has strengths advising clients on power generation, telecoms, ports and water treatment projects. Additionally, mining and mineral exploration are within the teams significant capabilities. Justin Gisz and Mark Fraser co-lead the group. Senior associate Nguyen Mai Phuong is another active member of the team and associate Ho Thuy Ngoc Tram has expertise in project financings.

Practice head(s):

Mark Fraser; Justin Gisz

Other key lawyers:

Nguyen Mai Phuong; Ho Thuy Ngoc Tram


‘The team as a whole is responsive and knowledgeable. They have particular experience and expertise in the power sector and in financing matters generally.’

‘An exeperienced team who have a good sense of international sponsor/lender requirements and can play a strong supporting role on project financings. They work very collaboratively with international counsel.’

‘’The team has good knowledge about the power sector in Vietnam and its regulations, especially from a M&A perspective. They are very responsive and understandable of client needs and timelines.’

‘The team has impressive speed of providing feedback and advice.’

‘Advice-based on abundant experience and knowledge of past cases.’

‘Mark Fraser is a stand-out lawyer. His international background combined with many years of working in Vietnam make him a very user-friendly choice for international transactions.’

‘Mark Fraser is responsive and gives detailed advice. His team is on top of the latest developments in law, regulation and policy and the Frasers team keep us updated regularly.’ 

Key clients

Asia Development Bank

Japan Bank for International Cooperation

Korean EXIM Bank

PT Medco Energy International

Looop Inc.

Coro Energy Plc


SkyX Solar

Work highlights

  • Acting for Asia Development Bank regarding its financing of a 600MW wind power project in Laos, which will supply electricity into Vietnam on a cross-border basis.
  • Acting for VinaCapital in relation to its investment in a 3GW, $3bn LNG fired power generation project in Long An province, Vietnam.
  • Acted for SkyX Solar on its acquisition of an extensive portfolio of rooftop solar assets in Vietnam, from Sungrow.

Lexcomm Vietnam LLC

Energy, project finance and infrastructure are key ares of focus for Lexcomm Vietnam LLC. More specifically, the team acts for a broad range of clients on LNG and upstream oil and gas projects, as well as renewable energy, petrochemicals and mining and metals. It also supports clients on the regulatory issues of wind and solar energy projects, in addition to handling project finance matters. ‘Standout’ managing partner Pham Ba Linh is based in Ho Chi Minh City and jointly leads the practice alongside Hanoi-based Nguyen Viet Ha. Linh has experience in PPPs and advises international banks, sponsors, investors and private equity and infrastructure funds, while Ha handles cross-border energy and infrastructure transactions.

Practice head(s):

Pham Ba Linh; Nguyen Viet Ha


‘Good industry knowledge and excellent responsiveness.’

‘Pham Ba Linh is impressive and commercially savvy.’

‘Local knowledge, great sector experience, and good value-for-money.’

‘Pham Ba Linh understands the energy sector and provides excellent local knowledge.’

‘The team is responsive and has great knowledge in oil and gas, energy, M&A, and banking.’

‘Pham Ba Linh provides a partner-led service.’

‘They are quick and responsive.’

‘Pham Ba Linh is a standout lawyer.’

Key clients


BlackRock Real Assets

BlackRock Renewable Energy Group

The Boeing Company

PTT Global Chemical

Thai Oil Public Company Limited

SK ecoplant Co., Ltd.

BCPG Public Company Limited

Iberdrola España Renovables

Japan Petroleum Exploration Co., Ltd.

AC Renewables International Pte. Ltd.

Eni Vietnam B.V.

Mitsubishi Corporation

Diamond Gas International

New Fortress Energy

Alstom Transport

POSCO Engineering & Construction

Nghi Son Refinery and Petrochemical LLC

Woodside Energy

Hibiscus Petroleum

Sojitz Corporation

Dubai Ports (DP) World

Korean National Oil Corporation

Korea Electric Power Corporation

Premier Oil Vietnam Offshore B.V.

Repsol Vietnam

Dragon Capital

Nexif Energy

Work highlights

  • Advising Hibiscus Petroleum Berhad in relation to the Vietnam law aspects of its $212.5m high-profile strategic acquisition of Repsol upstream oil and gas assets located offshore Malaysia and Vietnam.
  • Advising NSRP on highly complex project financing issues for a $9bn landmark Vietnam oil refinery project.
  • Advising AC Energy in relation to its $165m high-profile strategic acquisition of 49% interest in a 837 MW Vietnam solar platform of Super Energy.


VILAF is active across a broad spectrum of mandates, including LNG to power projects, renewable energy projects, and project financing. In the firm’s Hanoi office, Phong Tran has experience advising both lenders and sponsors on BOT and infrastructure projects, while Anh Bui has expertise in corporate matters. Ho Chi Minh City-based Hien Nguyen and Anh Dang, who operates from the firm’s Hanoi office advise on M&A transactions in the energy and natural resources sectors, and Ho Chi Minh City-based Duyen Vo focuses on project financings.

Practice head(s):

Phong Tran; Duyen Vo; Anh Dang

Other key lawyers:

Hien Nguyen; Anh Bui


‘The team has rich experience and deep knowledge in the field.’

Key clients

Marubeni Corporation

Sumitomo Corporation

AES Corporation


ACWA Power

Scatec Solar

B. Grimm Power Public Company Limited

Trina Solar Investment Pte. Ltd.

Shizen Energy


BNP Paribas,

Crédit Agricole Corporate

Investment Bank


Denham Capital

Nexif Energy

Japan Petroleum Exploration Co., Ltd.


Dragon Capital Group


Work highlights

  • Advised JBIC and other international lenders in the $1.8bn financing of the Vung Ang 2 BOT power project.
  • Advised B.Grimm Power in the $360m demerger of Dau Tieng Tay Ninh Solar Power Projects.
  • Advised Mitsui & Co. in the acquisition of 27.5% equity stake of Mainstream Renewable Power Ltd.


Counting lenders, investors and developers among its key roster of clients, YKVN handles large project finance transactions across a range of sectors, including electricity, power, renewable energy, cement, petroleum and mining. Managing partner Truong Nhat Quang leads the practice from Ho Chi Minh City and is especially strong in mandates involving banking and finance, M&A and capital markets. Duong Thu Ha, who is a name of note in Hanoi, advises state-owned and international banks, as well as domestic and multinational corporations. Nguyen Van Hai and Vu Dieu Huyen are also key members of the team.

Practice head(s):

Truong Nhat Quang

Other key lawyers:

Duong Thu Ha; Vu Dieu Huyen; Nguyen Van Hai

Key clients

Bitexco Energy Ltd.

Chubu Electric Power Co., Inc.

Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam

Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation

Military Commercial Joint Stock Bank

MB Securities Joint Stock Company

Tien Phong Commercial Joint Stock Bank

Work highlights

  • Advised Vietcombank and other local commercial banks in respect of a $1.5bn syndicated financing for the development of Hoa Phat Dung Quat 2 Iron and Steel Manufacturing Complex.
  • Advised Vietcombank regarding the financing of Quang Trach 1 Thermal Power Project.
  • Advised Military Commercial Joint Stock Bank, Tien Phong Commercial Joint Stock Bank, MB Securities Joint Stock Company and Tien Phong Securities Joint Stock Company regarding the syndicated financing for the third production line of Xuan Thanh Cement Plant.


Allens has an active energy and infrastructure team in Vietnam; it works across the energy and LNG sectors, as well as handling renewables projects and emerging technologies, including battery storage systems, floating solar and offshore wind. The practice's client roster includes multinational companies, private equity investors, financiers and regional companies. Team leader Giles Cooper has been involved with the development of the DDPA pilot programme in Vietnam. Ngoc Anh Tran was made partner in June 2022 and has demonstrable experience in oil and gas, M&A and banking mandates. On account of its assocoation with Linklaters LLP, the practice has access to its global network. Melissa Keane relocated to the firm’s Melbourne office in June 2021.

Practice head(s):

Giles Cooper

Other key lawyers:

Ngoc Anh Tran; Huyen Nguyen

Key clients

BIM Renewable Energy Joint Stock Company

International Finance Corporation

Norsk Solar


Mitsui Oil Exploration Company


Exploration and Production





Fulbright University

Work highlights

  • Advised International Finance Corporation on financing of a waste-to-energy project in Bac Ninh Province.
  • Advised Mitsui Oil Exploration Company and PTT Exploration and Production on Blocks B & 48/95 and 52/97 Gas Complex.
  • Advised Mainstream on the investment in a portfolio of solar projects, and the construction of Phu Cuong Soc Trang offshore wind, and land law advice for a power substation.

Baker McKenzie

Baker McKenzie handles major power, energy and infrastructure projects in Vietnam, encompassing development, financing, construction and the operation of projects. The team has an increasing focus on renewable energy, in addition to large-scale LNG-to-power, hydropower, and petrochemical mandates. Its client roster includes developers, sponsors, investors and government bodies, as well as engineering and architectural consultants and contractors. Oanh Nguyen, who  handles the financing of acquisitions and corporate issues associated with energy projects, leads the finance and projects department alongside newly promoted partner Thanh Hai Nguyen, who has extensive experiences in project developments, construction and operations of power, energy and infrastructure projects in Vietnam. Yee Chung Seck and Lan Phuong Nguyen are active in the M&A space. In June 2021, Frederick Burke took up a position as senior adviser to the Vietnam offices.

Practice head(s):

Oanh Nguyen; Thanh Hai Nguyen

Other key lawyers:

Yee Chung Seck; Lan Phuong Nguyen


‘Very knowledgeable on all aspects of energy in Vietnam and a well-connected firm globally, to add to local and international market practices.’

‘The team is extremely professional with wide knowledge and deep understanding towardw the industry and the market. They are highly recommend.’

‘The people are hard working and their study and analysis is deep and thorough with the explicit explanation to make the client have better understanding and to make the right decision on its business.’

DFDL Legal & Tax

DFDL Legal & Tax’s energy, mining and infrastructure group advises foreign and local investors operating in Vietnam across a broad range of mandates. The team has been increasingly active in offshore wind and LNG-to-power projects, in addition to acquisitions, project development and project financing work. Phong Anh Hoang and senior adviser Dave Seibert jointly chair the group; Hoang has worked on several BOT power plant projects for both the sponsor and the Vietnamese government, and Seibert advises clients on a wide variety of matters, concerning gas, solar, hydropower, and national infrastructure. Kevin Hawkins is another key member of the team.

Practice head(s):

Phong Anh Hoang; Dave Seibert

Other key lawyers:

Kevin Hawkins

Key clients

Standard Chartered Bank

Banpu Public Company Limited

B. Grimm Power Public Company Limited

Work highlights

  • Assisted BGE on an acquisition of solar power projects
  • Assisted Savills Vietnam on an acquisition of 30% share of RealPlus.

Duane Morris Vietnam LLC

Duane Morris Vietnam LLC works with government-owned utilities and regulators on major power projects involving clean and renewable energy, as well as infrastructure matters regarding upstream and midstream oil and gas, as well as metals and mining projects. Its strong capabilities include development, financing, joint venture, syndication, securitisation and management of projects in Vietnam. Firm chairperson Nguyen Thi Lang leads the team alongside Oliver Massmann, while Pham Bach Duong left to Hogan Lovells International LLP in February 2022.

Practice head(s):

Nguyen Thi Lang; Oliver Massmann

Other key lawyers:

Hoang Minh Duc


‘Duane Morris Vietnam’s capability to run complicated deals exceeds expectations. The team works with a view to best protecting their client’s rights and benefits.’

‘Dr. Nguyen Thi Lang is well known by market commentators for all client service, her level of sophistication, and commercial vision when providing legal services for the deals. Moreover, Dr. Lang is excellent at client relationship management and always respects deadlines proposed by the client.’

‘The Duane team is able to advise a wide variety of multinational businesses from different jurisdictions, acting as highly recommended external counsels for a huge number of leading offshore and local investors.’

‘Dr. Nguyen Thi Lang is exceptionally dedicated, assertive and responsive to any concerns from early mornings to late nights.’

‘Duane Morris is super professional in providing legal services from a Vietnam-law perspective. The depth of the team, their international network and value added services provided by the team is impressive.’

‘Dr. Nguyen Thi Lang is a leading individual practicing in the industry sector. In addition to deep knowledge from both theory and practical perspectives, her abilities regarding client management are impressive.’

‘Dr. Oliver Massmann has provided nothing short of professionalism. He is particularly attuned to the cultural sensitivities when dealing with transactions in Vietnam and the region. He is thorough, persistent and not willing to glimpse over a point no matter how tired the conversation around that point has become.’

Key clients

Ca Mau 1A Energy JSC

GAW NP Capital

KCN Dong Nai Joint Stock Company

Work highlights

  • Advised Ca Mau 1A Energy JSC in relation to a 350 MW offshore wind farm valued at $1m, including review, negotiation and execution of a variety of cross-border contracts, as well as wind turbines purchase agreement, EPC Contract and O&M Contract.
  • Advised GAW NP Capital on its $2m acquisition of a target land and development of the construction of ready-built-factory in the economic zone in Northern Vietnam.
  • Advising KCN Dong Nai JSC in connection with the acquisition of 100% of the equity interests in a Korean manufacturing company, and another business cooperation project with a local partner via an acquisition of a land area in an Industrial Park in Dong Nai Province for investment and development in a project of constructing factories, warehouse and other constructions on the target land for leasing and conducting various manufacturing activities.

Hogan Lovells International LLP

The projects, energy and infrastructure team at Hogan Lovells International LLP advises foreign investors, lenders and sponsors, and cooperates with the firm’s large network across Southeast Asia to handle the development and financings of projects. Renewable energy projects have been a key focus for the group recently, including solar and wind farm mandates, and has demonstrable experience across the oil and gas, LNG, power and energy, and transport sectors. Gaston Fernandez joined the team in Vietnam as office managing parter from the US in December 2021 and leads the practice alongside Singapore-based and English-qualified lawyer Samantha Campbell. In other team news, counsel Ngoc Nguyen and Pham Bach joined the firm in Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi respectively. Senior associate Long Huynh is another key member of the team.

Practice head(s):

Gaston Fernandez; Samantha Campbell

Other key lawyers:

Ngoc Nguyen; Pham Bach; Long Huynh

Key clients


EDF Renouvelables

Japan Bank for International Cooperation

Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings, Inc.

French Development Agency

Work highlights

  • Advised EDF Renouvelables on its strategic investment in and financing of SkyX Energy.
  • Acted as lenders’ international legal counsel in connection with the $2.6bn financing of the Van Phong 1 (2 x 660 MW) thermal power plant in Khanh Hoa province, Vietnam.
  • Advised Norway-based SN Power on the acquisition of a 100% stake in the 39.4MW Dam Nai wind power project in Ninh Thuan province, Vietnam.

EPLegal Limited

EPLegal Limited advises private and state-owned entities on energy and infrastructure projects. Aside from its core focus in the oil and gas sector, the team’s offering also extends to renewable energies, including solar, wind, and biofuel, traditional energy, and LNG matters. Co-founder of the firm Tony Nguyen jointly chairs the team alongside Annie Ngo; Nguyen is dual qualified in Vietnam, England and Wales and has considerable experience supporting clients on the development and financing of drilling projects. Ngo is an expert in the oil and gas industry, advising clients on the commercial, contract and procurement aspects of a project.

Practice head(s):

Tony Nguyen; Annie Ngo


‘EPLegal has an experienced team that works very quickly; they know their law and are highly reliable solicitors.’

‘EPLegal has profuse expertise as well as a high level of commitment to clients.’

‘EPLegal’s team has a wealth of experience within the field of projects and energy, and it utilises many outstanding, creative and safe legal solutions.’

‘Tony Nguyen is responsive and skilled in this field, and by providing a flexible service, he exhibits unique problem-solving expertise. He actively and closely follows the work to ensure that it proceeds as planned.’

‘Annie Ngo is a true expert in the field of energy. She is very responsive, patient and commercially-minded. She quickly grasps the key issues and gives the client the full picture of the issue.’

‘In addition to Tony Nguyen’s expertise on Vietnamese law and his experience in the energy industry, he is also very pragmatic; he is sharp, diligent and absolutely dedicated to the job at hand.’

Key clients

Binh Son Refining & Petrochemical Joint Stock Company

PetroVietnam Gas Corporation

Phu Loc Real Estate Investment Joint Stock Company

Nha Be Real Estate Joint Stock Company

KPMG Law in Vietnam

KPMG Law in Vietnam has the capability to see projects through, from origination to completion, covering structuring, due diligence, transaction documents and negotiations, through to implementation in the oil and gas, power and utilities sectors. The practice is also active in large-scale infrastructure projects. Previously at ZICO Law, Hanoi-based Phuong Nguyen continues to be an active member of the group post-merger.

Practice head(s):

Phuong Nguyen

Key clients

Shandong-based EPC Contractor

TNB Renewables Sdn Bhd

China Triumph International Engineering Co Ltd

The Export-Import Bank of Korea

Jinko Solar Holding Co Ltd

Hongkong Land Ltd

The Export-Import Bank of China

Gotion High-Tech

Taiyuen Textile (Vietnam) Co Ltd

LNT & Partners

LNT & Partners’ projects group in Vietnam handles cross-border procurement and supply contracts, EPC agreements and project financings for developers, sponsors and international financiers across the oil and gas, energy and natural resources sectors. Its offering covers project structuring and delivery, risk analysis, contract negotiation, project financing, and title acquisition, as well as representing clients in contentious matters. Net Le and Minh Vu jointly chair the team. Of recent note, Net has worked on LNG power projects and Minh advises clients on energy-related mergers and loan agreements.

Practice head(s):

Net Le; Minh Vu


‘LNT & Partners’ team is very dedicated, willing to put in the groundwork, and are always on top in legal, commercial and technical issues.’

‘Mr. Le Net has extensive knowledge in oil and gas industry. He is a good leader with innovative solutions.’

‘Ms. Minh is extremely meticulous and knowledgeable. One of her most valuable characteristics is her ability to recognise the problem and address it directly, as well as her expert time management.’

Key clients

Chrysaor Holdings Limited

Dakdrinh Hydropower Join Stock Company

Petrovietnam Power Corporation

Dragon Capital Private Equity

Petrovietnam Gas Joint Stock Corporation

Toshin Development Co., Ltd

Work highlights

  • Advised PVPower on the EPC Contract with the consortium Samsung C&T Corporation.
  • Advised PV Gas on the joint venture with global energy company AES Corporation for Son My LNG Terminal, including drafting and negotiating termsheet, the joint venture agreement, and dossier to establish the joint venture company.
  • Advised Dakdrinh Hydropower JSC on a $95m loan agreement with the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank and Natixis Bank to refinance the 125MW Dakdrinh Hydropower Plant Project.

Vision & Associates

Vision & Associates’ projects and energy team advises clients on project structuring, negotiations, documentation and financing matters, encompassing both the natural energy and renewable energy sector. Its offering includes hydropower plants, wind and solar power, as well as construction projects. Co-founder and managing partner Pham Nghiem Xuan Bac jointly leads the practice alongside Luu Tien Ngoc.

Practice head(s):

Pham Nghiem Xuan Bac; Luu Tien Ngoc

Other key lawyers:

Le Quynh Anh; Ngo Trung Hieu; Dang Trong Hieu

Key clients

Baker Hughes Services Pte. Ltd.

China Development Bank

ACRT company limited

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Limited


Belgian Renewable Energy Group

The International Air Transport Association

The World Bank

THT Development Company Ltd

Garmuda Land Vietnam

Capital Holdings

Carl Zeiss



Kuwait Petroleum



CT Management JSC

Housing and Urban Development Corporation

Halcom Vietnam JSC

Global Technology JSC

Ocean Group

Marina Hotal JSC

Licogi13 JSC

Work highlights

  • Advising BCPG on acquisition of 50% of total shares in a Thai holding company, which will then acquire 100% shares in a Vietnamese company operating a solar power plant in Vietnam and 100% shares in 3 Laos companies, which are operating hydro power projects in Laos.
  • Assisted Belgian Renewable Energy Group in setting up a legal entity in Vietnam.
  • Assisting a Chinese bank and other lenders intending to finance a coal-fired power plant project in Vietnam undertaken by a Vietnamese company.

Allen & Gledhill (Vietnam)

Allen & Gledhill (Vietnam) opened its first office in Vietnam in 2020, with a view to expand its Southeast Asian presence and network. The practice has the capability to handle the full range of projects work, from inception, commissioning, financing and supply chain manufacturing to plant operations and maintenance. Its offering includes large infrastructure projects covering airports, ports, land transportation, power plants, and telecoms. The team also handles energy projects, such as those involving wind, solar, and gas. Managing partner and M&A specialist Oh Hsiu-Hau leads the group alongside Jonathan Lin, who has expertise in energy and infrastructure matters.

Practice head(s):

Oh Hsiu-Hau; Jonathan Lin

Work highlights

  • Advised Sembcorp Utilitiesas transaction counsel on its collaboration with BCG Energy for the development of renewable projects in Vietnam.
  • Advised Leader Energy as transaction counsel on its $43.6m acquisition of shares in a project company which owns three solar projects with a total capacity of 330 MW in Binh Dinh Province, Vietnam.
  • Advised SPI Energy Investments as transaction counsel on its joint venture with BCG Energy to invest in rooftop solar and other renewable energy projects in Vietnam.

APFL & Partners Legal Vietnam LLC

APFL & Partners Legal Vietnam LLC advises a range of clients, including developers, financial institutions, and construction and property companies, among others, on transportation, renewable and non-renewable energy projects. Sectors of focus for development and finance mandates extend to offices, commercial centres, power and energy infrastructure, hotels and resorts. Nicolas Audier leads the team, which also includes Etienne Laumonier, Antoine LogeayBernadette Fahy, and Nicolas Picard.

Practice head(s):

Nicolas Audier

Other key lawyers:

Etienne Laumonier; Antoine Logeay; Bernadette Fahy; Nicolas Picard


Huynh Nguyen heads the project and energy practice at ATIM, which handles all the aspects of major projects, including development and regulatory work, transactional matters, as well as construction and operation issues. Its work is broad ranging, covering renewable and non-renewable energy, and infrastructure projects in the housing, office, hospitality and transport sectors. The practice's clients roster encompasses the Vietnamese government, state-owned entities, foreign invested enterprises, and contractors and suppliers. Quang H. Trinh and Hien Nguyen are key figures in the team.

Practice head(s):

Huynh Nguyen

Other key lawyers:

Quang H. Trinh; Hien Nguyen

Rajah & Tann LCT Lawyers

Rajah & Tann LCT Lawyers is active in the clean energy sector, as well as acting for clients on regulatory and project-related oil and gas mandates. The practice is led by Vu Thi Que, who has considerable expertise advising on M&As in the energy sector, including wind projects. On account of her fluency in Mandarin, Que is well-placed to suppport Chinese, Taiwanese and Japanese investors entering the Vietnamese clean energy market. Que is supported by Trinh Minh Duc and Nguyen Dinh Nha; Nguyen has demonstrable experience in project financing mandates.

Practice head(s):

Vu Thi Que

Other key lawyers:

Trinh Minh Duc; Nguyen Dinh Nha

Key clients

PetroVietnam Technical Services Corporation


Tilleke & Gibbins

The projects, infrastructure and energy team at Tilleke & Gibbins adeptly handles the development, financing and licensing of energy, infrastructure and telecoms projects for clients across Southeast Asia. Additionally, it supports clients with risk assessments and advises banks and financiers on funding projects. Vinh Quoc Nguyen leads the practice.

Practice head(s):

Vinh Quoc Nguyen